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Albanian Tosk: qafë

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Lexeme data

Language:Albanian Tosk
Meaning:neck
Source form:qafë
Phonological form:
Gloss:
Notes:Borrowed < Turk. kafa 'occupit, head'. Poss. link with Lat. caput? Rum ceafă is an Albanian loanword!
Cognate codes:(C)

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Dyen, Isidore Kruskal, Joseph and Black, Paul (1992). An Indoeuropean Classification, a Lexicostatistical Experiment. Transactions of the American Philosophical Society 82/5.
Reliability: Good (e.g. should be double checked)
Comment: Changed from original lexeme entry KAFE.
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Source: Orel, Vladimir. 1998. Albanian Etymological Dictionary. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 353
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class C
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Source: Orel, Vladimir. 1998. Albanian Etymological Dictionary. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 353
Reliability: Loanword
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Source: Dyen, Isidore Kruskal, Joseph and Black, Paul (1992). An Indoeuropean Classification, a Lexicostatistical Experiment. Transactions of the American Philosophical Society 82/5.
Reliability: Good (e.g. should be double checked)